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Safety and Insurance While Traveling Abroad

To ensure safety and well-being of York students traveling abroad, York University has developed a partnership with guard.me® Insurance. It provides comprehensive insurance coverage and benefits that are in the best interest of the students and the university at-large.

All students traveling abroad for international programs are required to purchase guard.me® Insurance.

guard.me® covers medical, emergency, evacuation, and 3rd party liability, among others. Please read the guard.me® benefit summary for more information. Students must register directly with guard.me®.

How to activate and use your insurance policy when traveling